• The rate of current marijuana use among American youth aged 12 to 17 has been increasing in recent years and in 2009 was 7.3, and rose again to 7.4 percent in 2010.
  • Valium is grossly overprescribed and doctors are partly responsible for the prescription drug addiction epidemic.
  • Women who consume in excess of one alcoholic drink per day increase their risk for motor vehicle crashes.
  • Withdrawal symptoms from Oxycontin are similar to that of many opiate-based drugs such as heroin, morphine, Dilaudid, methadone, and codeine.


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Pontiac, MI. - Detoxification

Men and women who are physically reliant to drugs or alcohol and want assistance will initially go through detox before getting other treatment services in drug rehab. Detoxification is simply the process of the drug being removed from one's system, which is typically uncomfortable and may hold risks if not executed in a setting which can offer appropriate support and medical intervention as needed. Detoxification services are provided at either a professional drug or alcohol detox facility or a drug rehab facility which can adequately oversee and provide medical supervision for individuals who are just coming off of drugs. Detox services frequently include insuring the client is as relaxed as possible while detoxing and going through drug or alcohol withdrawal, providing proper nutrition and making certain the individual is receiving proper rest, and providing supplements and medicine as necessary to make the detox process as easy and safe as possible. The particular person in detoxification will sometimes be encouraged to take part in some type of physical activity such as walking, yoga, etc. At a drug detoxification facility or drug rehabilitation facility which can provide detoxification services, the individual will have detoxification staff at their disposal around the clock to ensure that any complications are resolved as swiftly and safely as possible.

  • McLaren Oakland Hospital
    McLaren Oakland Hospital is a Drug Rehabilitation Facility that is located at:

    50 North Perry Street
    Pontiac, MI. 48342

    If you would like to contact McLaren Oakland Hospital, you can reach them at 248-338-5292.

    McLaren Oakland Hospital offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Detoxification, Hospital Inpatient
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, Medicare, Private Health Insurance, Military Insurance (E.G., Va, Tricare)
  • Community Programs Inc
    7.5 miles from Pontiac, Michigan
    Community Programs Inc is an Addiction Treatment Program that is located at:

    1255 North Oakland Boulevard
    Waterford, MI. 48327

    If you would like to contact Community Programs Inc, you can reach them at 248-406-0090.

    Community Programs Inc offers the following treatment services: Substance Abuse Treatment Services, Detoxification, Outpatient, Residential Short-Term Treatment (30 Days Or Less), Residential Long-Term Treatment (More Than 30 Days), Asl Or Other Assistance For Hearing Impaired
    Payment forms accepted: Self Payment, State Financed Insurance (Other Than Medicaid), Private Health Insurance